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Chicago Greeter

77 E. Randolph, Chicago, IL
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Downtown of Chicago

Visit if the downtown with my daughter (22 years old). The visit has been done in French langage... read more

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Beyond Expectations

Bill went above and beyond any expectations we had. He showed us things we had wanted to see but... read more

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Chicago Greeter highlights interest areas and more than 25 neighborhoods for visitors to explore. Chicago Greeter is designed to match a friendly, enthusiastic, and city knowledgeable local with a visitor for a two - four hour FREE informal, insider orientation to Chicago's sights. Through the Chicago Greeter service, visitors meet with a greeter who takes them around the city and demonstrates its walk-ability and the user-friendliness of its public transportation system.
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  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“the loop” (219 reviews)
“free service” (73 reviews)
“cultural center” (111 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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77 E. Randolph, Chicago, IL
Downtown / The Loop
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Reviewed yesterday

Visit if the downtown with my daughter (22 years old). The visit has been done in French langage with another girl (Belgium girl). Our guest was Anne

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Bill went above and beyond any expectations we had. He showed us things we had wanted to see but didn't think we'd have time to see. And he showed us things that we didn't even know we wanted to see, but we're glad we did.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a very knowledgeable guide on our dreary rainy cold Sunday visit to downtown Chicago. Because of the weather we spent a leisurely hour touring the Cultural Center, our time well spent. Ken began with the history of Chicago followed by the history of...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our Chicago Greeter tour was by far the highlight of our trip. Despite a cold, rainy day, our guide, Judith, made the day so fun and informative for my sister and I. She seemed to know everyone at all the sites and provided excellent background...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had an amazing time with our Chicago greeter Doug. From the moment we were matched with him on the website he was extremely approachable and informative, sending several emails with tips for our trip before we even arrived in the country. We said we...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We booked a personal tour and our greeter was David Miller. It was a cold and rainy day and David still came and met up with us. He was very well informed of the area around and very friendly. We appreciate that he still did...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

My friend and I had a great experienced with out Tour guide Sherry. She was very well informed about her city, the history and the architecture. It was not a great weather day, but she made it so much fun and interesting that we didn't...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went with a family in the summer and had a blast there. Well worth a trip and sightseeing tour, Highly recommended!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We scheduled our greeter tour a few weeks before we arrived in Chicago and were absolutely blown away by the greeter we were paired with. Nancy offered tips and recommendations before we arrived via email. For our tour, she took us all around the downtown...More

Thank LisaandJeff2
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I heard about Chicago Greeter tours by looking for guided city tours on the internet. I liked the idea of having a tour with locals, who do it not because it is their job, but because they love the city where they live and they...More

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Downtown / The Loop
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good starting point to sample the city's energy and
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Michelin-rated restaurants, upscale hotels, premier
shopping, and enough arresting architecture to keep
your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many
photo galleries of downtown Chicago without a shot of
Millennium Park and Cloud Gate (“The Bean”), one of
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Chuck M
26 March 2017|
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Response from GreeterChicago | Property representative |
If you would like to have a Greeter show you some of your interests for 2-4 hours please submit a visit request at our Chicago Greeter website.
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MRREMOTECONTROLS
12 September 2016|
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Response from GreeterChicago | Property representative |
Please visit our Chicago Greeter website to submit a visit request.
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Andrew T
6 June 2016|
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Response from GreeterChicago | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in the Chicago Greeter service. Visitors can request a Greeter visit once during their stay in Chicago. Greeters can help you with itineraries for the remainder of your time in Chicago.
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